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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 44 41
Rank change year-on-year -34 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 891 965 821
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.98% 6.18% 5.87%
As % of the Vendors category 10.38% 16.45% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 656 657 652
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £34,875 £33,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
75th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,300 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.53% -0.53% +5.56%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8,586 5,865 5,628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.36% 37.59% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,825 4,096 4,382
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,855
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.17%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Hampshire -27 276 £46,500 +6.90% 33
Thames Valley -42 228 £44,623 +5.00% 47
Surrey -55 164 £42,500 -5.56% 16
Berkshire -25 110 £40,500 -4.71% 23
Kent -4 97 £45,000 +4.65% 17
Buckinghamshire -19 92 £44,623 -7.04% 12
West Sussex -1 58 £41,000 +37.82% 8
East Sussex +17 50 £42,500 +27.82% 7
Oxfordshire -52 26 £51,750 +21.76% 12
Middlesex -21 5 - -
Home Counties - 3 £62,500 -
Sussex -11 1 £51,000 +27.50%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 555 (62.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 499 (56.00%) Windows
3 425 (47.70%) Microsoft
4 424 (47.59%) Active Directory
5 385 (43.21%) Azure
6 348 (39.06%) Microsoft 365
7 344 (38.61%) Windows Server
8 278 (31.20%) Linux
9 257 (28.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 231 (25.93%) Firewall
11 225 (25.25%) AWS
12 214 (24.02%) Cisco
13 212 (23.79%) Social Skills
14 208 (23.34%) DNS
15 189 (21.21%) ITIL
16 180 (20.20%) DHCP
17 170 (19.08%) Hyper-V
18 163 (18.29%) Citrix
19 161 (18.07%) Finance
20 157 (17.62%) VMware ESXi
21 143 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
22 140 (15.71%) Agile
23 134 (15.04%) Security Cleared
23 134 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
24 129 (14.48%) Data Centre
25 123 (13.80%) Ansible
26 117 (13.13%) PowerShell
27 116 (13.02%) Project Delivery
28 114 (12.79%) Windows Server 2019
29 113 (12.68%) Inclusion and Diversity

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 92 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 73 (8.19%) MS Exchange
3 44 (4.94%) Apache
4 36 (4.04%) GemFire
5 34 (3.82%) IIS
6 29 (3.25%) OpenStack
7 13 (1.46%) Jetty
7 13 (1.46%) Skype for Business
8 11 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.90%) Confluence
10 7 (0.79%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.45%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.22%) Tornado
13 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.11%) CMS
13 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 73 (8.19%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.11%) Blender
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 385 (43.21%) Azure
2 348 (39.06%) Microsoft 365
3 225 (25.25%) AWS
4 75 (8.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 50 (5.61%) GitHub
6 48 (5.39%) IaaS
7 39 (4.38%) OpenShift
8 32 (3.59%) PaaS
9 29 (3.25%) GitHub Actions
10 27 (3.03%) GCP
11 24 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
11 24 (2.69%) Power Platform
11 24 (2.69%) SaaS
12 20 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (1.68%) Azure DevOps
14 14 (1.57%) Serverless
15 9 (1.01%) Azure Sentinel
15 9 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
15 9 (1.01%) OneDrive
16 8 (0.90%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 231 (25.93%) Firewall
2 208 (23.34%) DNS
3 180 (20.20%) DHCP
4 112 (12.57%) SAN
5 95 (10.66%) VPN
6 87 (9.76%) WAN
7 75 (8.42%) LAN
8 64 (7.18%) Network Security
9 63 (7.07%) TCP/IP
10 59 (6.62%) VLAN
11 33 (3.70%) Internet
11 33 (3.70%) SNMP
12 31 (3.48%) VoIP
13 30 (3.37%) MPLS
14 29 (3.25%) BGP
14 29 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
15 27 (3.03%) Unified Communications
16 24 (2.69%) Wireless
17 23 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
18 22 (2.47%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (4.49%) MySQL
4 27 (3.03%) InfluxDB
5 20 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 19 (2.13%) Power BI
7 17 (1.91%) HBase
7 17 (1.91%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.35%) MariaDB
9 11 (1.23%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.12%) Big Data
11 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.79%) Redis
14 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (0.67%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 74 (8.31%) Jenkins
2 40 (4.49%) Git (software)
3 36 (4.04%) Cucumber
3 36 (4.04%) JUnit
3 36 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
4 29 (3.25%) JMeter
5 19 (2.13%) GitLab
6 13 (1.46%) JIRA
7 7 (0.79%) Artifactory
7 7 (0.79%) Cypress.io
7 7 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.79%) Gradle
7 7 (0.79%) IntelliJ
7 7 (0.79%) Mockito
7 7 (0.79%) Protractor
7 7 (0.79%) Storybook
8 6 (0.67%) Selenium
9 4 (0.45%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.34%) Katalon Studio
General
1 212 (23.79%) Social Skills
2 161 (18.07%) Finance
3 134 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
4 113 (12.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 67 (7.52%) Law
6 62 (6.96%) Telecoms
7 37 (4.15%) Banking
8 28 (3.14%) Organisational Skills
9 23 (2.58%) Public Sector
10 18 (2.02%) Documentation Skills
11 12 (1.35%) Retail
12 11 (1.23%) Billing
13 10 (1.12%) Aerospace
13 10 (1.12%) Legal
14 9 (1.01%) Local Government
15 8 (0.90%) Influencing Skills
16 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.67%) Presentation Skills
18 4 (0.45%) Marketing
19 3 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 187 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 107 (12.01%) Support Engineer
3 91 (10.21%) IT Engineer
4 74 (8.31%) Architect
5 69 (7.74%) Analyst
6 51 (5.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 50 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
8 49 (5.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (5.39%) Network Engineer
10 45 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 43 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support
11 43 (4.83%) IT Support
12 37 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
13 34 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
13 34 (3.82%) Support Analyst
13 34 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
14 33 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 33 (3.70%) IT Manager
15 30 (3.37%) Administrator
16 28 (3.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.39%) Kafka
2 43 (4.83%) Elastic Stack
3 28 (3.14%) REST
4 19 (2.13%) ARM Templates
4 19 (2.13%) JSON
5 12 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (1.35%) Web Services
6 10 (1.12%) Apache NiFi
6 10 (1.12%) GraphQL
7 8 (0.90%) CSS
7 8 (0.90%) Node.js
7 8 (0.90%) RESTful
8 7 (0.79%) AngularJS
8 7 (0.79%) Express
8 7 (0.79%) Play Framework
8 7 (0.79%) React
8 7 (0.79%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (0.79%) Spring
8 7 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (0.79%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 129 (14.48%) Data Centre
2 66 (7.41%) Cyberattack
3 52 (5.84%) Replication
4 46 (5.16%) Cyber Defence
5 42 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 41 (4.60%) Social Media
7 40 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
7 40 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
8 38 (4.26%) Cybercrime
9 37 (4.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 36 (4.04%) Clustering
11 35 (3.93%) PKI
12 28 (3.14%) NHS
13 27 (3.03%) Public Cloud
14 26 (2.92%) Smartphone
15 22 (2.47%) Private Cloud
16 20 (2.24%) Driving Licence
17 19 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
18 16 (1.80%) Cloud Native
19 14 (1.57%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 499 (56.00%) Windows
2 344 (38.61%) Windows Server
3 278 (31.20%) Linux
4 114 (12.79%) Windows Server 2019
5 91 (10.21%) Windows 10
6 81 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 76 (8.53%) Windows Server 2016
9 65 (7.30%) Unix
10 54 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (4.49%) CentOS
12 39 (4.38%) Windows 7
13 38 (4.26%) Ubuntu
14 23 (2.58%) Kali Linux
15 20 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (2.02%) VMS
17 17 (1.91%) Android
18 8 (0.90%) Windows 8
19 7 (0.79%) Solaris
20 5 (0.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (28.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 189 (21.21%) ITIL
3 143 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
4 140 (15.71%) Agile
5 116 (13.02%) Project Delivery
6 95 (10.66%) Service Delivery
7 92 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 84 (9.43%) DevOps
9 76 (8.53%) Cybersecurity
10 74 (8.31%) CI/CD
11 70 (7.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 70 (7.86%) Threat Intelligence
12 69 (7.74%) Business Continuity
13 62 (6.96%) Configuration Management
13 62 (6.96%) Load Balancing
14 61 (6.85%) Test Automation
15 60 (6.73%) Problem Management
16 58 (6.51%) Project Management
17 51 (5.72%) Software Testing
18 48 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 117 (13.13%) PowerShell
2 89 (9.99%) Python
3 84 (9.43%) Bash
4 76 (8.53%) SQL
5 55 (6.17%) Java
6 29 (3.25%) C
7 20 (2.24%) Perl
8 16 (1.80%) VB
9 14 (1.57%) VBScript
10 13 (1.46%) C#
11 11 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.79%) Groovy
13 4 (0.45%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.22%) C++
14 2 (0.22%) R
14 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 134 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 112 (12.57%) SC Cleared
3 97 (10.89%) Degree
4 78 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 70 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (5.84%) CCNA
7 33 (3.70%) DV Cleared
8 31 (3.48%) MCSE
9 28 (3.14%) CCNP
10 26 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (2.02%) MCP
13 15 (1.68%) HNC
14 13 (1.46%) CISSP
15 12 (1.35%) CCA
16 9 (1.01%) HND
16 9 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
17 8 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.41%) SLA
2 25 (2.81%) QA
3 23 (2.58%) GDPR
3 23 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.57%) SOC 1
5 14 (1.57%) SOC 2
6 9 (1.01%) NIST
7 6 (0.67%) NCSC
7 6 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.45%) NIST 800
10 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.22%) Accessibility
12 1 (0.11%) GxP
System Software
1 555 (62.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 424 (47.59%) Active Directory
3 170 (19.08%) Hyper-V
4 157 (17.62%) VMware ESXi
5 111 (12.46%) vSphere
6 73 (8.19%) Docker
7 33 (3.70%) XenApp
8 28 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
9 26 (2.92%) Virtual Desktop
10 24 (2.69%) KVM
11 18 (2.02%) Xen
12 15 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (1.23%) Firmware
14 9 (1.01%) VMware NSX
14 9 (1.01%) XenDesktop
15 7 (0.79%) BitLocker
15 7 (0.79%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.79%) HDFS
16 5 (0.56%) NFS
17 4 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 123 (13.80%) Ansible
2 96 (10.77%) SCCM
3 90 (10.10%) vCenter Server
4 61 (6.85%) Kubernetes
5 60 (6.73%) Microsoft Intune
6 46 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
7 41 (4.60%) Grafana
8 39 (4.38%) Puppet
8 39 (4.38%) Terraform
9 28 (3.14%) WSUS
10 23 (2.58%) SCOM
11 19 (2.13%) Tivoli
12 18 (2.02%) Nagios
12 18 (2.02%) Red Hat Satellite
12 18 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 16 (1.80%) logstash
14 14 (1.57%) IBM BigFix
14 14 (1.57%) PowerCLI
14 14 (1.57%) Prometheus
15 12 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 425 (47.70%) Microsoft
2 214 (24.02%) Cisco
3 163 (18.29%) Citrix
4 86 (9.65%) Red Hat
5 65 (7.30%) Veeam
6 54 (6.06%) HP
7 52 (5.84%) NetApp
8 44 (4.94%) Apple
9 41 (4.60%) Oracle
10 37 (4.15%) Dell
11 34 (3.82%) IBM
11 34 (3.82%) Juniper
11 34 (3.82%) SolarWinds
12 31 (3.48%) Adobe
13 29 (3.25%) 3PAR
14 27 (3.03%) EMC
14 27 (3.03%) Perforce
15 21 (2.36%) Veritas
16 18 (2.02%) Trend Micro
17 16 (1.80%) Google